Cardiology

Available Services:

  • Reception, diagnosis, and treatment of all cardiovascular diseases in adults
  • Reception, diagnosis, and treatment of all cardiovascular emergencies
  • Reception, diagnosis, and treatment of all chronic advanced cardiovascular conditions
  • Providing consultation to experts in other specialties for cardiovascular care particularly in high risk procedures and surgeries

Available Staff:

  • Cardiologist (general and fellowship)
  • Close collaboration with expert in many specialties to provide comprehensive care.

These expert include surgeons, pulmonologists, nephrologists, endocrinologists, radiologists and doctors in many other specialties.

  • Competent nursing teams to handle the special cares and cardiovascular services

 

Available Technological Facilities and Medical Equipment

  • CCU Department with all facilities to provide the cardiovascular cares including:

– Electrocardiographs

– Electroshock machines

– External pace makers

– Temporary pace makers

– Portable echocardiography

  • Advanced echocardiography to perform:

– Trans-thoracic and trans-esophageal color doppler echocardiography (T.T.E. & T. E.E.)

– Tissue doppler imaging

– Stress echocardiography

– Contrast echocardiography

  • Exercise test
  • Nuclear medicine for myocardial perfusion scans
  • Blood pressure and ECG holter monitoring
  • 64 slices CT scan for cardiovascular studies

 

Working hours of Department and Physicians’ Shifts:

The reception desk of the Emergency Department is at the patients’ service in a 24 hour manner. The clinic is open from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Physician are available from7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Outlook:

The Hospital is going to establish the heart surgery, angiography and angioplasty wards and performing the other interventional measures in cardiovascular and electrophysiology fields.